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Sussex County Airport

Georgetown, DE

Phone: 302-855-7774
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1800
Elevation:53 ft (16.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. SE of Georgetown
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22, 10/28
Longest paved runway: 5500 ft
Fees:Ramp, Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.50  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.50  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:5500 x 150ft. / 1676.4 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 50000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0449.2ft. MSL
45° mag
33° true
0.0% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity
370' Disp Threshold
Trees, 371 ft Right of center, 67 ft high, 1,200 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
2248.5ft. MSL
225° mag
213° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
170' Disp Threshold
Trees, 220 ft Right of center, 40 ft high, 1,000 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

Runway 10/28

Dimensions:3109 x 75ft. / 947.6 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1049.2ft. MSL
102° mag
90° true
0.1% up
No Databasicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
2853.4ft. MSL
282° mag
270° true
0.1% down
No Databasicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Chuck's Flying
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
Georgetown Air Services
  • $4.50
  • $4.50
On field: NW
UNICOM: 123.0
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N38 41.2579' / W75 21.5583'
    Charts:NACO: Washington Sectional
    Mag Var:12W (2000)
    ARTCC:Washington (ZDC)
    FSS:Millville (MIV)
    NOTAM Facility:GED
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityDOV
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1000 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Rys 04/22 & 10/28 & REIL Rys 04, 22, 10 & 28 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:31
    Multi Engine:9

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:26,600
    GA Itinerant:6,800
    Air Taxi:500

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Sussex County CouncilJim Hickin
    Po Box 58921553 Rudder Lane
    Georgetown, DE 19947Georgetown, DE 19947
    302-855-7770 (Office) 302-855-7774 (Office)